Thomas Demand, Palazzo Pitti

Galleria d’Arte, Palazzo Pitti Florence, Italy 2001

Client: Galleria d’Arte, Palazzo Pitti

This exhibition was a collaboration between the artist and the architects at the Galleria d’Arte, Palazzo Pitti. The gallery is a suite of highly ornate rooms on the top floor of the Palazzo, originally decorated for the receptions and parties of the King of Italy. The installation required the almost impossible task of situating the artist’s works within the highly decorated interior, which could not be touched and provided no surfaces for mounting wall-based work.

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Florence, Italy


Galleria d’Arte, Palazzo Pitti

Caruso St John Architects
Adam Caruso, Peter St John

André Morin